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                         CONSENT DECREE

                        I.  Introduction
     
     1.   The Enforcement Bureau of the Federal Communications 
Commission and Ralph H. Tyler hereby enter into a Consent Decree 
resolving conduct by Tyler regarding Station KTSH(FM), 
Tishomingo, Oklahoma, in violation of Sections 1.17 and/or 
73.1015 of the Commission's rules.1 
     2.   For purposes of this Consent Decree, the following 
definitions shall apply:
          (a)  ``Act'' means the Communications Act of 1934, as 
            amended, 47 U.S.C.  151 et seq.;

          (b)  ``Adopting Order'' means an Order of the Bureau 
            adopting the terms and conditions of this Consent 
            Decree;

          (c)   ``Bureau'' means the FCC's Enforcement Bureau;

          (d)   ``Commission'' or ``FCC'' means the Federal 
            Communications Commission;

          (e)   ``Effective Date'' means the date on which the 
            FCC releases the Adopting Order;

          (f)   ``Execution Date'' means the date on which this 
            Consent Agreement is executed by the Parties;

          (g)   ``Final Order'' means the status of the Adopting 
            Order after the period for administrative and 
            judicial review has lapsed;

          (h)   ``MMB'' means the FCC's Mass Media Bureau, the 
            predecessor bureau to the Media Bureau;

          (i)   ``Parties'' means Ralph H. Tyler and the Bureau, 
            each being a separate ``Party;''

          (j)  ``Rules'' means the Commission's rules, found in 
            Title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations; 

          (k)   ``SCOCBI'' means South Central Oklahoma Christian 
            Broadcasters, Inc., former permittee of Station 
            KTSH(FM), Tishomingo, Oklahoma;

          (l)   ``TEL'' means Tyler Enterprises, L.L.C., licensee 
            of Stations KOCY(AM) and KWCO(FM), Chickasha, 
            Oklahoma; and

          (m)   ``Tyler'' means Ralph H. Tyler, licensee of 
            Station KTSH(FM), Tishomingo, Oklahoma, and the sole 
            member and Operating Manager of TEL;

                         II.  Background

     3.   As the result of allegations made to the MMB regarding 
Tyler's activities in connection with Station KTSH(FM), 
Tishomingo, Oklahoma, the Bureau conducted an investigation of 
misconduct by Tyler involving, inter alia,  misrepresentations 
and/or lack of candor with the Commission concerning the 
operational status of Station KTSH(FM) and the amount of 
consideration that Tyler had agreed to pay to SCOCBI for the 
construction permit for Station KTSH(FM).2   
                    III.  Terms of Settlement
     4.   The Parties agree that  the provisions of this  Consent 
Decree shall  be  subject to  final  approval by  the  Bureau  by 
incorporation of  such provisions  by  reference in  an  Adopting 
Order.

     5.   The Parties agree that this Consent Decree shall become 
effective on the date on  which the Bureau releases the  Adopting 
Order.  Upon such  release, the Adopting  Order and this  Consent 
Decree shall have the same force  and effect as any other  orders 
of the Commission and any violation of the terms of this  Consent 
Decree shall  constitute  a  violation  of  a  Commission  order, 
entitling the  Commission to  exercise  any rights  and  remedies 
attendant to the enforcement of a Commission order.

     6.   Tyler agrees that the Bureau has jurisdiction over  the 
matters contained in  this Consent  Decree and  the authority  to 
enter into and adopt this Consent Decree.

     7.   The parties  agree and  acknowledge that  this  Consent 
Decree shall constitute a final settlement between Tyler and  the 
Bureau concerning Tyler's  violations of  the Commission's  rules 
discussed herein. 

     8.   In   express    reliance   on    the   covenants    and 
representations in  this Consent  Decree,  the Bureau  agrees  to 
terminate its current investigation.

     9.   In consideration  of the  Bureau's termination  of  its 
investigation into these matters, Tyler  agrees to the terms  set 
forth herein.

     10.  Tyler hereby stipulates that  he has violated  sections 
1.17 and 73.1015 of the Commission's rules in his written filings 
and oral representations and in response to Commission  inquiries 
regarding the  operational status  of  Station KTSH(FM)  and  the 
nature of  his  agreement to  obtain  the station's  permit  from 
SCOCBI. 

     11.  Tyler agrees to surrender for cancellation the  license 
for Station KTSH(FM), Tishomingo,  Oklahoma (FCC Facility ID  No. 
58348), and to request the  dismissal, with prejudice, of all  of 
his applications  and  pleadings  currently  pending  before  the 
Commission regarding the  station, including  his application  to 
modify the  KTSH(FM)  authorization  to  specify  Tuttle  as  the 
community of license,3  on or  before the Execution  Date and  to 
cease  broadcast  operations  of  KTSH(FM)  at  or  before  12:00 
midnight on the Effective Date.

     12.   Tyler  further agrees  to divest  his other  broadcast 
interests in Stations  KOCY(AM) (FCC  Facility ID  No. 6747)  and 
KWCO-FM (FCC Facility ID  No. 6750), Chickasa, Oklahoma,  arising 
from his ownership  of TEL.  To  that end, not  more than  thirty 
(30) days  after the  Execution Date,  Tyler, on  behalf of  TEL, 
shall file with the  Commission the requisite application(s)  for 
approval of the assignment of the licenses for the aforementioned 
Chickasa stations or of the transfer  of control of TEL by  which 
Tyler shall  fully and  completely divest  his interest  in  such 
stations and/or  in TEL.   Upon Commission  approval, Tyler  will 
consummate such  assignment or  transfer  of control.   Upon  his 
divestment of such interests and his surrender of the license for 
Station KTSH(FM),  Tyler will  have  no further  involvement,  de 
facto or  de  jure, in  the  ownership, business,  management  or 
operation of those or any other broadcast stations.

     13.  Tyler agrees that  he is required  to comply with  each 
individual condition  of  this  Consent  Decree.   Each  specific 
condition is  a  separate  condition of  the  Consent  Decree  as 
approved.   To  the  extent  that  Tyler  fails  to  satisfy  any 
condition or  Commission  rule,  in  the  absence  of  Commission 
alteration  of  the  condition  or   rule,  he  will  be   deemed 
noncompliant and may be  subject to possible enforcement  action, 
including,  but  not  limited  to,  revocation  of  the   relief, 
designation of the matter for hearing, letters of admonishment or 
forfeitures.

     14.  The Bureau agrees that, in the absence of material  new 
evidence, it will not, on  its own motion, initiate or  recommend 
to the  Commission,  any  new  proceeding,  formal  or  informal, 
regarding Tyler's conduct  that is  the subject  of this  Consent 
Decree.  The  Bureau  further  agrees that,  in  the  absence  of 
material new evidence, it will not,  on its own motion, take  any 
further  enforcement  action  against   Tyler  for  any   alleged 
violation of  the  Commission's  rules in  connection  with  such 
conduct which  occurred  prior  to the  effective  date  of  this 
Consent Decree,  including any  action  to revoke  the  broadcast 
licenses  held  by  TEL  based  upon  such  conduct,  except   as 
consistent with  the  provisions  of this  Consent  Decree.   The 
Bureau also agrees that, in the absence of material new  evidence 
related to this matter,  it will not use  the facts developed  in 
this proceeding through the execution date of this Consent Decree 
or the existence of  this Consent Decree to  initiate on its  own 
motion, or recommend to the Commission, any proceeding, formal or 
informal, or take any action on  its own motion against Tyler  or 
TEL with respect to  Tyler's basic qualifications, including  his 
character qualifications, to  be or continue  to be a  Commission 
licensee.  Nothing  in  this  Consent Decree  shall  prevent  the 
Bureau from instituting, or  recommending to the Commission,  new 
investigations or enforcement  proceedings against  Tyler or  any 
entity in which he holds an interest, including, but not  limited 
to TEL,  in  the  event  of any  alleged  future  misconduct  for 
violation of this Consent Decree or  for violation of the Act  or 
the Commission's Rules as consistent with the provisions of  this 
Consent Decree.

     15.  Tyler waives any  and all  rights he may  have to  seek 
administrative or  judicial  reconsideration, review,  appeal  or 
stay, or to otherwise challenge  or contest the validity of  this 
Consent Decree  and the  Adopting  Order, provided  the  Adopting 
Order adopts  the  Consent  Decree without  change,  addition  or 
modification.

     16.  Any violation of  this Consent Decree  or the  Adopting 
Order will constitute a separate violation of a Commission order, 
entitling the  Commission to  exercise  any rights  and  remedies 
attendant to the enforcement of a Commission order.

     17.  If either Party (or the United States on behalf of  the 
FCC) brings  a  judicial  action  to enforce  the  terms  of  the 
Adopting Order,  neither  Tyler nor  the  FCC shall  contest  the 
continuing validity  of the  Consent  Decree or  Adopting  Order.  
Tyler retains the right to challenge the Bureau interpretation of 
the Consent Decree or any terms contained therein.

     18.  Tyler  hereby  agrees  to  waive  any  claims  he   may 
otherwise have under the Equal Access to Justice Act, 5 U.S.C.   
504 and  47 C.F.R.   1.1501  et seq.,  relating to  the  matters 
discussed in this Consent Decree.

     19.  In the  event  that  this Consent  Decree  is  rendered 
invalid by  any court  of  competent jurisdiction,  this  Consent 
Decree shall become  null and  void and may  not be  used in  any 
manner in any legal proceeding.

     20.  The Parties agree that the terms and conditions of this 
Consent Decree shall remain in effect for twenty-four (24) months 
from the  Effective Date  of this  Consent Decree.   The  Parties 
further agree  that any  provision of  this Consent  Decree  that 
would require Tyler to act in violation of a future rule or order 
adopted by the Commission will  be superseded by such  Commission 
rule or order.

     21.  This Consent Decree may be signed in counterparts.

For the Enforcement Bureau:        


______________________________               
______________________________
David H. Solomon                        Ralph H. Tyler
Chief, Enforcement Bureau                                        
______________________________               
______________________________
Date                               Date


                                   
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  1 47 C.F.R.  1.17, 73.1015.

  2 See  generally MM Docket No.  98-155; Letter of Inquiry  from 
Norman Goldstein,  Chief,  Complaints and  Political  Programming 
Branch, Enforcement Division,  Mass Media Bureau  to Ralph  Tyler 
and South Central  Oklahoma Christian  Broadcasting, Inc.,  dated 
May 7,  1999, and  responses  thereto; File  Nos.  BLED-981002KA,  
BMPED-20010126ABC and BPH-20021002ADB.

  3  File No. BPH-20021002ADB.